An on-site technician is available to service your conferencing needs. State-of-the-art audiovisual equipment includes:
- Overhead projectors, LCD colour display panel and slide projectors
- Built-in screens and drape kits
- Lecterns with light and sound control
- Video cameras, video projectors and video players
- Microphones, mixers and amplifiers
- Video conferencing and webcasting capabilities
- Audio cassette players, CD players, reel-to-reel players
- IT lines
- Personal computers and peripherals, laser pointers, speaker timer
- Wired and wireless Internet access in meeting rooms
Music and entertainment
Our conference service managers will be happy to assist with setting up any type of music or entertainment for your event.
Receiving and maintenance
The Hotel features a full-service shipping and receiving office. All packages should be sent to the attention of a group's name and its conference service manager. Packages will be stored in a separate conference storage area. Limited space is available for the storage of large items. Please time shipping to the date of your arrival.
Please contact the receiving department or your conference service manager to schedule a time for delivery of oversized packages or environmentally sensitive equipment.
Shipping of post-conference materials may be coordinated through your conference service manager.
The engineering department is available 24 hours a day for general assistance with lighting, room temperature control and minor repairs.
Welcome amenities and VIP gifts
Special arrangements can be made for clients to purchase welcome amenities for their VIP guests, such as fruit and mineral water, fresh flowers or champagne and strawberries. Gift certificates are also available.
The mysteries of an ancient city meet the polish and technology of the 21st century in a prestigious setting ideal for gatherings of all sizes – whether it's a week-long conference or an exotically-themed dinner party.
GMT +2 hours, Eastern European Time, GMT +3 hours, Eastern European Summer Time
Arabic is the official language; English and French are also widely spoken.
220 – 240 volts AC. Adapters are available; please request through the Concierge.
11:00 am to 11:00 pm every day.
(Closed Friday between 12:00 noon and 1:30 pm for prayer.)
Some supermarkets are open 24 hours daily.
General working hours are 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. The private sector closes Friday and Saturday; government offices close Thursday and Friday.